Filkins plays in Gophers season opening win over MTSU
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Prescott's Jake Filkins was able to get on the field for the University of Minnesota football team in the Golden Gophers' season opener vs. Middle Tennessee State Thursday.
Filkins, No. 48 for the Golden Gophers, tried out for the team as a long-snapper during preseason camp and made the squad as a walk-on. He is a sophomore eligibility-wise.
Jake's family and friends watched the game at Philander's Bar and Grill in Prescott Thursday.